Jorge Del Castillo
- Managing Director
- Strategic Communications
- T: +57 1 319 8479
- Calle 77 No 11-19 piso 2
- T: +57 1 319 8400
- Degree in Journalism and Mass Media Communication, Universidad de La Sabana
- Master’s Degree in Corporate Communications, La Universidad de Girona, Spain
Jorge Del Castillo is Managing Director in the FTI Consulting Strategic Communications practice, and is based in Bogota, Colombia. Mr. Del Castillo has more than 14 years of experience in public relations, strategic communications consulting, media relations and crisis management and preparedness.
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Mr. Del Castillo worked for Dattis, a PR Colombian firm, beginning in 2003. Prior to Dattis, he worked for Burson - Masteller in Barcelona and Bogota,
Mr. Del Castillo has worked in the consultancy field serving in many roles requiring the planning, development, and execution of more than 100 communication strategies. His expertise has been relevant in several crisis management situations, mergers and acquisitions, regulatory issues with high reputation impacts, and corporate matters, for companies from different sectors, such as health, retail, energy, oil and gas, financial, education, mass consumption among others. Mr. Del Castillo has worked with clients, particularly in Colombia and the Unites States.
Additionally, Mr. Del Castillo was also a university professor and lecturer, curator and speaker coach for open knowledge platforms such as TEDxBogota, TEDxBogotaMujeres and Behance Portfolio Reviews. He is Mentor at Endeavor, and has been invited advisor for several boards of directors.
Mr. Del Castillo received a degree in journalism and mass media communication from the Universidad de La Sabana, as well as a master’s degree in Corporate Communications from La Universidad de Girona, Spain. Additionally, he studied European history, literature and arts at L’Université de Nantes, France (2001). He is fluent in Spanish and English.